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PO Box 407
Chesapeake City, MD 21915
(302) 376-PAWS (phone)
(410) 885-5685  (fax)

Paws for Life is located on private property, and is a volunteer-run facility, so appointments MUST be made in order to meet our dogs!

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May Day 5K and Fun Dog Walk

Paws for Life 5k Trail Run/Walk & 2 Mile Fun Dog Walk
Saturday May 9, 2020 – 8:30 am
Registration begins at 7 am
Rain or Shine
Paws for Life Dog Kennel  435 Mitton Road  Chesapeake City, MD 21915
Preregistration $25.00 – Day of event $30.00
Join us for a rare opportunity to run or walk a 5k (with or without your dog) or just walk through some of Maryland’s most beautiful protected land, while raising money to help our rescued dogs.  Our 5k starts the day with runners and walkers following the trails in the serene countryside and sprint to the finish on blacktop.  Shortly after, our 2 mile dog walk begins with trivia along the trail.  Runners and walkers will return to a family fun Cookout, Entertainment, 5k awards, canine games with prizes, vendors and silent auction.
Medals - Overall male and female winners; for top 3 male/female in age groups 9 & under, 10 -14, 15-18, 19-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 & over; for top 3 male/female walkers;  for top 3 male/female 5k runners with Dogs  Special award to the Top Male & Female 5k runner with Dog Division.  One Medal per placed participant. 
T-Shirt guaranteed to first 200 entrants. 

Timing:  NOVA Timing Systems will chip time using the
MYLAPS BibTag Timing System
Pre-Registration online

To donate items for Silent Auction or Vendor Information: – 302-275-0495

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Save the Date!

Paws for Life Biennial Cocktail Party and Auction

Saturday, September 26th
5 - 8 PM

Does your Company want to be a
2019 Sponsor of Paws for Life?

Click here to download more information and a sponsorship form

A Huge Thank You to our 2019 Sponsors!


Middletown Veterinary Hospital

366 Warwick Road
Middletown, DE 19709

Shure-Line Electrical, Inc.

100 Artisan Drive
Smyrna, DE 19977

Glenmede Trust Company

1201 N. Market Street, Suite 1501
Wilmington, DE 19801

Artesian Water Company, Inc.

664 Churchmans Road
Newark, DE 19702


Patterson Price Real Estate/Land & Farm Properties

5 E. Green Street
Middletown, DE 19709




400 E. Main Street
Middletown, DE 19709

Tina M. M. Jacono Long and Foster Real Estate

116 E. Pulaski Highway
Elkton, MD 21921


Wendy Moon/Moonscape Solutions

Steve & Ellen Ritchie

Regal Restrooms, LLC

2959 Pulaski Highway
North East, MD 21901


Invisible Fence of Central Delaware

1370 Shallcross Lake Road
Middletown, DE 19709

Brian Johnson Inc.

1724 Dixie Line Road
Newark, DE 19702

Buttonwood Beach RV Resort

P. O. Box 28
Earleville, MD 21919

Camp Chiropractic

272 Carter Dr., Ste. 120
Middletown, DE 19709

Carpenters Auto Repair, Inc.

2558 Augustine Herman Hwy.
Chesapeake City, MD 21915

Scheeler Seeds LLC

P. O. Box 490
Cecilton, MD 21913

Beeline Services LLC

P. O. Box 11
Port Penn, DE 19731

A. S. Jacono LLC

P. O. Box 11
Port Penn, DE 19731

Weymouth, Swayze & Corroon Insurance, Inc.

P. O. Box 3939
Wilmington, DE 19807











May Day 5K and Fun Dog Walk

Saturday, May 9th
8:30 am

click here for details

Save the Date!

Paws for Life Biennial Cocktail Party and Auction

Saturday, September 26, 2020
5 - 8 PM

click here for more information


Memorial Garden

Honor a beloved pet, family member or friend and help our rescue dogs at the same time,

click here for more information

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Donate a Bed

Please consider donating a Kuranda bed for our rescue dogs!
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Your donation to Paws For Life will allow us to rescue more death row dogs. It's easy to do and you'll get a lick on your nose for doing it!

If you are donating in honor of, or in memory of someone please make sure to notate the person's name on your paypal donation so that we can be sure to apply the donation appropriately.

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